Obesity Week: The Inaugural Event

Obesity Week is a unique, international event focused on the basic science, clinical application, surgical intervention and prevention of obesity. Co-locating both TOS and ASMBS annual meetings brings together world-renowned experts in obesity to share innovation and breakthroughs in science unmatched around the globe. Attendees will enjoy the diverse educational opportunities, networking events, and scientific synergies created through the collaboration of these leading obesity organizations.

This year The Obesity Society (TOS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) will co-locate their annual meetings in Atlanta, Georgia to give participants the broadest possible perspective in obesity research and treatment with:

  • Pre-conference courses
  • Oral abstract, video and poster presentations
  • Interdisciplinary research, education sessions and policy programming
  • Hands-on skills labs
  • Shared keynote speakers
  • Industry-sponsored symposia
  • And much more!

The ASMBS and TOS have over 60 years of combined experience in the study of obesity and its management – so mark your calendar for this groundbreaking collaboration!

Program Overview

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Important Dates

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